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1 Insect Record Date Observations Investigation 1: Mealworms No. 1 Notebook Master

2 Stages in the Life Cycle of the Darkling Beetle 1. Cut apart the pictures. 2. Glue the pictures in a column in your science notebook. Put them in order from top to bottom to show the life cycle of the darkling beetle. 3. Write the name of the stage next to each picture. 4. Describe what happens during each stage with a few words or a sentence. Investigation 1: Mealworms No. 2 Notebook Master

3 Plant Picture Date Observations Investigation 2: Brassica Seeds No. 3 Notebook Master

4 Brassica A Draw lines from the words to the parts of the plant. bud flower leaf root seed seedpod stem Investigation 2: Brassica Seeds No. 4 Notebook Master

5 Brassica B Label the parts of the plant. Investigation 2: Brassica Seeds No. 5 Notebook Master

6 Flowers and Seeds Review 1. Name one plant, and tell about its flowers. 2. Where are the seeds on a brassica plant? 3. Name two fruits you like to eat. 4. Name the parts of a plant that are important for its life cycle. Investigation 2: Brassica Seeds No. 6 Notebook Master

7 Milkweed Bug Habitat Draw the habitat you have made for the milkweed bugs. What will they need? Investigation 3: Milkweed Bugs No. 7 Notebook Master

8 Stages in the Life Cycle of the Milkweed Bug 1. Cut apart the pictures. 2. Glue the pictures in a column in your science notebook. Put them in order from top to bottom to show the life cycle of the milkweed bug. 3. Write the name of the stage next to each picture. Investigation 3: Milkweed Bugs No. 8 Notebook Master

9 Stages in the Life Cycle of the Triangle Bug 1. Cut apart the pictures. 2. Glue the pictures in a column in your science notebook. Put them in order from top to bottom to show the life cycle of the triangle bug. 3. Write the name of the stage next to each picture. Investigation 3: Milkweed Bugs No. 9 Notebook Master

10 Variation Review 1. Name five variations you can observe about people. 2. Tell about variations in trout. 3. Think of another animal, and tell about its variations. Investigation 3: Milkweed Bugs No. 10 Notebook Master

11 Milkweed Bug Pictures Investigation 3: Milkweed Bugs No. 11 Notebook Master

12 Stages in the Life Cycle of the Silkworm 1. Cut apart the pictures. 2. Glue the pictures in a column in your science notebook. Put them in order from top to bottom to show the life cycle of the silkworm moth. 3. Write the name of the stage next to each picture. Investigation 4: Silkworms No. 12 Notebook Master

13 Insect Life Cycles Review 1. Tell about the life cycle of a bee. 2. Tell about the life cycle of a milkweed bug. Investigation 4: Silkworms No. 13 Notebook Master

14 Stages in the Life Cycle of the Square 1. Cut apart the pictures. 2. Glue the pictures in a column in your science notebook. Put them in order from top to bottom to show the life cycle of the square moth. 3. Write the name of the stage next to each picture. Investigation 4: Silkworms No. 14 Notebook Master

15 Evidence of Plant Eaters What evidence is there that insects are eating plants in the schoolyard? Look for Leaves with holes Leaves with chewed edges Curled, shriveled leaves Surface scraping on leaves Investigation 4: Silkworms No. 15 Notebook Master

16 Do caterpillars have legs? How many? Caterpillar Structures Do caterpillars have bristles or hairs? Do caterpillars have antennae? How many? What colors are on these caterpillars? Investigation 5: Butterflies No. 16 Notebook Master

17 Stages in the Life Cycle of the Painted Lady Butterfly 1. Cut apart the pictures. 2. Glue the pictures in a column in your science notebook. Put them in order from top to bottom to show the life cycle of the painted lady butterfly. 3. Write the name of the stage next to each picture. Investigation 5: Butterflies No. 17 Notebook Master

18 Life Goes Around Review 1. Does a ladybug larva look like its parents? 2. Tell about the life cycle of a ladybug. 3. Tell about the life cycle of a different animal. 4. Name five animals that hatch from eggs. 5. Name some animals that are born alive (not from eggs). Investigation 5: Butterflies No. 18 Notebook Master

19 Butterfly Puzzle Investigation 5: Butterflies No. 19 Notebook Master

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